Automation engineer ABB 800xA
Gällivare, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Automation engineer, mining technology and metallurgy
Work model On location
Application due date 31 August 2024
Are you the one?

Aitik, just south of Gällivare in Lapland, is Sweden's largest copper mine. Here, ore deposits of copper ash containing copper, gold and silver are mined around the clock. The work in Aitik takes place with some of the world's largest machines. We develop smart, efficient ways to shape the sustainable mine of the future. We employ those who are prepared to move mountains for us to succeed. Do you want to become one of us? We offer you exciting work with the technology of the future together with pleasant colleagues and with great freedom under responsibility.

Job duties

As an automation engineer, you will have the opportunity to participate in the development and maintenance of our control and process system ABB 800xA. Your duties include system and application maintenance, system development and participation in new projects. You work in a team with talented and enthusiastic employees, whose task is to provide good service to maintenance and operation personnel throughout the organization. Aitik's process maintains a very high degree of automation and is built with modern technology that contributes to stimulating and varied tasks. A certain part of the tasks takes place in close cooperation with our system suppliers, Swedish and foreign.

Education experience

As a person, you are safety-conscious and have good cooperation skills. It is important that you are organized and have a good ability to plan, follow up and finish matters and enjoy solving problems. You have great commitment and the ability to run your work independently. When the work demands, it is easy for you to quickly re-prioritize.

To be eligible for the position, you need to have:

University education or equivalent suitable education/experience in automation or systems engineering

B driver's license

Good knowledge of Swedish and English, both spoken and written


Experience in working with the ABB 800xA control system

Experience in intelligent switchgear, frequency converters, process instruments and communication protocols


You who apply share our basic values; enthusiasm, responsibility and commitment. We strive for diversity among our employees in terms of gender, age, ethnicity, etc. With us, all employees participate actively in order to achieve a safe and good working environment, work environment issues have the highest priority.


Further information regarding the position is provided by section manager Simon Eriksson, tel. 0970-72 90 15.

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We work actively for an equal workplace and therefore welcome both female and male applicants. The application with CV is submitted via the application icon "Apply now" in the advertisement on our website - Career - Vacancies.

Questions regarding your application are answered by HR Generalist Monica Johansson tel. 070-216 92 86 or

The application deadline is August 31, 2024.

Apply today! Selection takes place continuously and the position can be filled before the application deadline

We carry out the recruitment work in-house, which is why we avoid contacts from recruitment and staffing companies.